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Old 03-18-2014, 04:34 PM   #1
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Fresh take on the RTAB from BimmerWorld



I saw this new part from BimmerWorld a few weeks ago and thought it was one of the coolest E46 parts I had seen in a while. As many know the rear trailing arm bushing (RTAB) is one of the many bushings on the E46 that takes constant maintenance. I have switched over to PowerFlex urethane bushings but this looks like an even better solution. It looks like BimmerWorld is using the rear upper and lower control arm ball joint in a new application, very clever. Is anyone running these yet?

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The monoball spherical bearing parts have always been the best choice for performance (professional teams at the highest level use only this type of part), but a standard race bearing induces noise and harshness not welcomed on a street car. For the Street or Street/Track crowd, this BimmerWorld part utilizes a stock-type spherical bearing that is both sealed and greased, which eliminates maintenance and noise concerns - your street car already uses this type of bearing in several suspension locations!
More info/order BimmerWorld's new RTAB bearing kit
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